Alina Szapocznikow
Polish, 1926-1973
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Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
2016
5 Years at Heddon Street,
Pippy Houldsworth Gallery
2013
Annette Messager / Alina Szapocznikow: North of the Future,
Galerie Isabella Czarnowska
2011
Alina Szapocznikow: Drawings (1959 - 1971),
Galerie Isabella Czarnowska

Polish sculptor Alina Szapocznikow is best known for her resin casts of body parts, glossy objects that present lips and breasts as luxury objects. She began working during the postwar period in a classical figurative style, studying in Prague and Paris with Jean Arp and Alberto Giacometti before being recalled to …

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